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Reisinger Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from any of several places called Reising or Reisingen in Bavaria. occupational name for a soldier, from Middle High German reisinc ‘warrior’, literally ‘traveler’. in the south a topographic name, from Middle High German ris ‘branch’, ‘shrubbery’, denoting someone who lived near a thicket or underbrush.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Reidinger, Meisinger, Freisinger, Reininger, Reisner, Geisinger

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Reisinger Family Origin

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Reisinger Family Occupations

What did your Reisinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reisinger. A less common occupation for the Reisinger family was Keeping House. The most common Reisinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Reisinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Reisinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reisinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reisinger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Reisinger. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Reisinger. For the veterans among your Reisinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reisinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Reisinger lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Reisinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Reisinger in 1949 was 38, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reisinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reisinger ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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